Magnolia ISD to close schools through end of 2019-20 school year

Following Gov. Greg Abbott's April 17 executive order to close schools through the end of the 2019-20 school year, Magnolia ISD followed suit, announcing its closure via Twitter. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Following Gov. Greg Abbott's April 17 executive order to close schools through the end of the 2019-20 school year, Magnolia ISD followed suit, announcing its closure via Twitter. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Following Gov. Greg Abbott's April 17 executive order to close schools through the end of the 2019-20 school year, Magnolia ISD followed suit, announcing its closure via Twitter. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Following Gov. Greg Abbott's April 17 executive order to close schools through the end of the 2019-20 school year, Magnolia ISD followed suit, announcing its closure via Twitter.

The Texas Education Agency also tweeted to show approval for Abbott's decision via Twitter.


As previously reported by Community Impact Newspaper, the district will continue to offer remote learning assignments, which the district began grading April 13.


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By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.